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What day are you coming to Dewees for the eclipse? One more quick survey to fill out, please!

Dear Islanders, We are working hard to ensure the eclipse experience on Dewees is as safe, smooth, and pleasant as possible. Help us plan transportation by sending an approximate guess of how many people you anticipate needing each ferry the weekend of the eclipse using the survey link below. This is NOT a reservation, and we know you might get sidetracked by traffic or changes in plans. But the more …Read More

Update on Lake Timicau Restoration Project

We have good news to report on the Lake Timicau Restoration Project.  The first water control device has been installed.  Lake Timicau Road will be open on Saturday, July 29!  The process took longer than expected due to an electrical conduit which had been found to be buried rather shallow.  Current SCEG requirements for the conduit made it necessary to lower the depth of the water control device 22 inches. …Read More

Summer on Dewees Island

Residents, families, and friends celebrated America earlier this month with a variety of fun events; some traditional, and some new! Thank you to Claudia deMayo, Judy Fairchild, and Bubber McAlhany for sharing the experiences with their photos. Bubber’s Annual Beach Run and Brunch at The McAlhany’s – July 2nd 4th of July Golf Cart Parade Sand Castle Art Judging at Ancient Dunes – July 8th Dewees was privileged to have …Read More

Our Top 10 Helpful Hints For Visiting Dewees

Here is our favorite list of Top 10 Helpful Reminders to help ensure the community has successful Holiday weekend. It is going to be busy! So, if you have any visitors or guests coming to the island, please take a moment to share this information with them. Every bit of effort helps! 1. Safety First! Public Safety Department can be reached 24/7 at 843.296.4952. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1. 2. Call the …Read More

Birds of Prey Event – June 30th

  Photo by Bubber McAlhany Dewees Island Arts Council together with Dewees Island Conservancy Invite you to an Art Exhibit Opening with photography and art dedicated to BIRDS OF PREY Friday, June 30, 2017 6:30 p.m. The Huyler House Dewees Island, SC Featured artists… Elsa Cline Esther Doyle Judy Drew Fairchild Bubber McAlhany Nibbles and wine provided by the Dewees Island Conservancy No RSVP needed. Questions? Please contact Diane at …Read More

Recycling Helps Preserve Our Environment and Wildlife

Attention all islanders! Whether you are an owner, guest of an owner, paying guest, or staff personnel, we all have one thing in common – we are passionate about Dewees Island and its unique environment and wildlife. In order to conserve the environment, it is important for us to work together and practice good conservation habits, such as recycling. Some of you may not be aware, but if a recycling …Read More

Hurricane Preparedness – Be Ready

June 6, 2017 Dear Dewees Island Property Owners, I am hopeful we will have a peaceful season this year, but we must always be prepared as we enter the hurricane season. Each year, Dewees Island POA Inc. and Dewees Utility Corporation update their Disaster Preparedness Plan for the hurricane season. It is very important for you to review the plan and develop your own hurricane preparation and readiness plan. The Dewees Plan …Read More